The cookie notice is required in the GDRP regulations. The cookie notice can be added and edited through the edit site descriptions section in your control panel.
A user will have three choice:
- Ignore the message - The notice will continue to show on each page.
- Click the Accept Button - The notice will no longer show on any page.
- Click the Read More Button - Visitors will be taken to further information to understand their rights and obligations.
The notice will still continue to show - until the visitor clicks Accept.
Click on each section for more information about setting up the Cookie Notice on your site.
Under 'Master Settings' choose 'Edit Site Descriptions'
In the 'Cookie Header' field, enter the Header for the Cookie Notice
Set the title for your Cookie Control Notice. It's editable to allow freedom to include phrases appropriate for certain industries - Finance, Medical etc
Position of the Cookie Header
In the 'Cookie Notice' field, enter the Message that Will Show in the Main Body of the Cookie Notice
Set the message that will show over the footer of each page. The universal approach seems to be a couple of sentences, however, certain industries may require more information is disclosed from the outset
Position of the Cookie Notice
Automatic "Read More" and "Accept" Button Creation
The URL you enter for Cookie Control will be used to generate the "Read More" button in the Cookie Notice
The "Accept" Button is also automatically created as part of the Notice